AKARTA, Indonesia (AP) 05/16 — Indonesian police on Wednesday shot dead four sword-wielding men who attacked a police headquarters in Sumatra, killing one officer, the latest in a spate of militant attacks across the Muslim-majority country.
By SYLVIE CORBET, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 05/14 — French police on Monday were questioning the parents and a friend of a 20-year-old man who attacked passers-by with a knife in Paris,
By CHARMAINE NORONHA and DAVID CRARY, Associated Press TORONTO (AP) 04/25 — A chilling Facebook message posted before a van plowed onto a crowded Toronto sidewalk has raised the possibility the suspect in the attack nursed grudges against women and it is bringing back memories of a 1989 massacre of 14 women that remains one of Canada’s most traumatic acts of violence.
By SYLVIE CORBET, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 03/26 — A national memorial event for a police officer who lost his life after swapping himself with a hostage being held by an Islamic extremist will take place Wednesday in Paris,
By TAMARA LUSH and JASON DEAREN, Associated Press 03/26, Lawyers for the Pulse nightclub shooter’s widow said Monday that the government has revealed that his father had been an FBI informant for 11 years before the attack.
By LORI HINNANT, Associated Press TREBES, France (AP) 03/24 — A French police officer who offered himself up to an Islamic extremist gunman in exchange for a hostage died of his injuries,
By SYLVIE CORBET and SAMUEL PETREQUIN, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 03.23 — An armed man took hostages in a supermarket in southern France on Friday,
NEW YORK (AP) 03/07 — A Canadian man pleaded guilty Tuesday to U.S. charges that he sent money and provided long-distance support to Tunisian jihadists believed responsible for a 2009 suicide attack in Iraq that killed five American soldiers.Read more »
By DANICA KIRKA and JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press LONDON (AP) 03/07 — A Russian ex-spy and his daughter fighting for their lives in an English hospital were attacked with a nerve agent in a targeted murder attempt,
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 02/17 — A 20-year-old Minneapolis man who said he was inspired by the Islamic State group has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for attacking and seriously injuring two brothers at the Mall of America.Mahad Abdirahman was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty earlier to two counts of first-degree assault for the November knife attack at the Bloomington mall.Read more »
By JARI TANNER, Associated Press HELSINKI (AP) 02/07 — Finnish police say the Moroccan asylum-seeker who killed two people and wounded eight others in last year’s stabbing attack in southwestern Finland identified strongly with the Islamic State group and was motivated largely by hatred after heavy bombardments by the Western-led coalition in the Syrian city of Raqqa.
By LORI HINNANT, Associated Press PARIS (AP) 02/04 — He is the mute survivor of the 10-man Islamic State cell that terrorized Paris in November 2015,
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) 01/29 — A 20-year-old Minneapolis man accused of attacking two brothers at the Mall of America last fall says he was inspired by the Islamic State group.Read more »
BY HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press CAIRO (AP) 01/01 — Witnesses to an attack outside a Coptic Christian church in Egypt that left nine people dead said it was residents and worshippers,
By HAMZA HENDAWI, Associated Press
CAIRO (AP) 12/30 — Video clips circulating on social media on Saturday show the gunman who opened fire outside an Egyptian church and a nearby store owned by a Copt in an attack that killed at least nine people walking armed and unchallenged on a residential street for nearly 10 minutes.Read more »
By AMIR SHAH, Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) 12/28 — A brutal attack claimed by the Islamic State group devastated a two-story Shiite Muslim cultural center in the Afghan capital on Thursday,
MOSCOW (AP) 12/28 — The explosion at a supermarket in Russia’s second-largest city was a terrorist attack, President Vladimir Putin said Thursday, adding that another attack had been thwarted.Read more »
By QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA and MAGGIE MICHAEL, Associated Press MOSUL, Iraq (AP) 12/23 — The young man ended up on the morgue’s examining table in two parts.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) 12/24 — There’s “no doubt” a gunman who fired at police in several locations in the state capital, wounding one of them before they shot and killed him,Read more »
By TREVOR MARSHALLSEA, Associated Press SYDNEY (AP) 12/22 — Australian police were investigating Friday whether there was any terrorism-related motive behind the car ramming attack on Melbourne pedestrians that left 12 people in a hospital,